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Old 09-04-2008, 03:02 PM   #1
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Trivia 9/4

Trivia 9/4

DID YOU KNOW...


NOT SUCH A NUTTY PROFESSOR: JERRY LEWIS INVENTED AND PATENTED A VIDEO MONITOR SYSTEM IN 1956.


1. Name that Rocket ;
Between 1944 and '45, almost 1,400 of these fell on London....
2. What song connects Steve Lawrence (1963) and Donny Osmond (1970) ?
3. Actor Patrick McGoohan starred in two very successful TV series; name them.
4. Who founded the "People's Temple" in 1955 ?
5. What rock group's name was inspired by the logo on a can of motor oil additive ?
6. What was the name of the daughter of Mia Farrow who's photos were the reason she split from long-time companion Woody Allen ?
7. What Sesame street character is a member of the "W" lovers club ?
8. What is the registration number of the starship USS Enterprise ?
TRUTH OR CRAP ??
The French Manicure was invented by a hairdresser in the Bronx.
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1. V-2'S
2. go away little girl
3. SECRET AGENT, THE PRISONER
4. JIM JONES
5. stone temple pilots (stp)
6. SOON-YI
7. bert
8. ncc-1701
CRAP !!
The subtle coloring and style of the manicure has remained popular among Parisian fashionists and Midwestern housewives since at least the early 1930's, but its origin is uncertain.
Max Factor, of the cosmetics conglomerate, has laid claims to being the inventor.


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Old 09-04-2008, 10:00 PM   #2
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Evening, lt.
#3 - got the 1st half, # 4 & 6 okay.
That's it.
Crap; the french manicure is still very popular...and expensive.
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